Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


He that wasteth his father, and chaseth away his mother, is a son that causeth shame, and bringeth reproach.

Bible References


Proverbs 10:1
The proverbs of Solomon. A wise son makes a glad father; but a foolish son brings grief to his mother.
Proverbs 17:25
A foolish son brings grief to his father, and bitterness to her who bore him.
Proverbs 23:22
Listen to your father who gave you life, and don't despise your mother when she is old.
Proverbs 28:14
Blessed is the man who always fears; but one who hardens his heart falls into trouble.
Proverbs 30:11
There is a generation that curses their father, and doesn't bless their mother.
Deuteronomy 21:18
If a man have a stubborn and rebellious son, who will not obey the voice of his father, or the voice of his mother, and, though they chasten him, will not listen to them;
Luke 15:12
The younger of them said to his father, 'Father, give me my share of your property.' He divided his livelihood between them.

A son

Proverbs 10:5
He who gathers in summer is a wise son, but he who sleeps during the harvest is a son who causes shame.
Proverbs 17:2
A servant who deals wisely will rule over a son who causes shame, and shall have a part in the inheritance among the brothers.
Proverbs 28:7
Whoever keeps the law is a wise son; but he who is a companion of gluttons shames his father.